Research Assistant

Are you interested in aid and development? Are you a talented researcher? Would you like to work on evidence-based advocacy?

Publish What You Fund is the global campaign for aid transparency. We envisage a world where aid and development information is transparentavailable and used for effective decision-making, public accountability and lasting change for all citizens. We are now looking for a talented Research Assistant to support our research and monitoring work, including the Aid Transparency Index.

This is a six-month position, with the possibility of extension. The position is based in London and is open to candidates who have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom, including citizens of the European Union. Download the full job description and application details.

How to apply

The deadline for applications is 21st August 2017. Please send your CV and a covering letter (max. 2 pages) to:, outlining:

  • Why you want to work at Publish What You Fund.
  • What you think the challenges are collecting primary data for the Aid Transparency Index.
  • Why you are suitable for the role, addressing the responsibilities and experience required.

We are recruiting a Research Assistant. Deadline 21st August


Why transparency matters

Take a look at our reasons why it matters to donors, partner countries and civil society